Love Your Work

Love Your Work is the intellectual playground of David Kadavy, bestselling author of three books – including Mind Management, Not Time Management – and former design advisor to Timeful – a Google-acquired productivity app. Love Your Work is where David shows you how to be productive when creativity matters, and make big breakthroughs happen in your career as a creator. Dig into the archives for insightful conversations with Dan Ariely, David Allen, Seth Godin, James Altucher, and many more. "David is an underrated writer and thinker. In an age of instant publication, he puts time, effort and great thought into the content and work he shares with the world." —Jeff Goins, bestselling author of Real Artists Don’t Starve

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 17m. Bisher sind 275 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 6 days 9 hours


episode 257: The Image by Daniel J. Boorstin Book Summary

Does image-based media make us think less about our principles and ideals, and more about pursuing mere appearances? Daniel J. Boorstin thought so. In his book, , Boorstin breaks down why “The Graphic Revolution,” has built a world where our...



episode 256: Use the Barbell Strategy for Success in Creativity (& Life)

The business of creative work is the business of riding randomness. If you want to write a bestselling book or launch a revolutionary company, you’re going to need luck. You’re navigating , as I talked about in episode 253. How do you increase...



episode 255: My Low-EMF Computing Setup

I recently got a message from a reader, who said, “I don’t know if it’s meditation or you reaching a new level professionally, but I feel like your writing is on FIRE!” I do feel my writing has improved over the last year. They’re right to...


 2021-05-13  17m

episode 254: Why I Lost $4,000 on my BookBub Featured Deal (& Why I'd Do it Again)

After fourteen rejections, as I outlined on episode 247, I finally . Once I tallied up my results, I had lost more than $4,000 running the promotion. I’ll tell you why, and why I’d still do another BookBub Featured Deal in a heartbeat. My...


 2021-04-29  13m

episode 253: Creative Success in Extremistan (Not Mediocristan)

If you want to succeed in anything creative – whether that’s writing, art, or entrepreneurship – you’re navigating unfamiliar territory. Everyone else is living in Mediocristan, but you’re living in Extremistan. You need a different approach...


 2021-04-15  13m

NOTE: Join the "True Fan" Patreon level (for a limited time, at

Just a quick note here to tell you loyal listeners about a new opportunity over on . As I’ve said in my Patreon pleas at the end of the episodes, some money that I make feels better than other money. When I sell a book, that money feels good. When I...


 2021-04-13  3m

episode 252: Amusing Ourselves to Death Book Summary

Can the way we consume information make us unable to tell truth from lies? Neil Postman thought so. In his book, , Postman says everything has been turned into entertainment: Our politics, religion, news, athletics, our commerce – even our education...


 2021-04-01  18m

NOTE: Listen to Mind Management, Not Time Management free (at

I just got word that the Mind Management, Not Time Management audiobook is now live on And you can listen to it free. If you are not already an Audible member, you can listen to the Mind Management, Not Time Management audiobook free,...


 2021-03-19  1m

episode 251: Survivorship Bias's Fatal Flaw

There’s an important bias to avoid: Survivorship bias. Unfortunately, people who might otherwise do something with their lives hide behind survivorship bias. Just as important as knowing when survivorship bias matters is knowing when survivorship...


 2021-03-18  13m

episode 250: My Zettelkasten: An Author’s Digital Slip-Box Method Example (Using Plain-Text Software)

As a nonfiction author, retaining what I read is my job. Through the process of writing three books, I’ve experimented with different ways of reading, remembering what I read, and using that knowledge to develop my own . I’ll share today my...


 2021-03-04  24m